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Mike CuellarTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1957-1977 MLB Years: 1959-1977
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Major Award Winner
World Series Champion

PositionsP-488Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameMiguel Angel Cuellar Santana
Height5-11Weight175BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateMay 8,1937PlaceSanta Clara,Cuba
Death DateApril 2,2010 [72.329]

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1957 by the Cincinnati Reds.
MLB DebutApril 18,1959 [21.345]
OrganizationsBAL [8] HOU [4] CIN [2] SLN [1] CAL [1] Awards2Awards Voting7-206
TBC Player ID10382Retrosheet IDcuelm101MLBAM ID112915
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Player Notes:   Opening day starter for Houston Astros in 1967 ... Inducted into Baltimore Orioles Hall of Fame in 1982
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts50Walks68Hittable56SO/BB63vsPower56Hitting22Durability51Team.525Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1957nullAAA--Rel20872.44440440000155.01225342054740001.147.08--3.144.301.37.533-
1958nullAAA--Rel2113122.77400400000221.02047568070980001.248.31--2.853.991.40.520-
1959nullAAA--Rel2210112.80290290000212.018482660571110001.147.81--2.424.711.95.476-
1959Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin32Rel220015.7520200004.07871451002.7515.752.259.0011.251.25-6.29
1961nullAAA--Rel24013.94505000016.018770480001.3810.13--2.254.502.00.000-
1962nullAAA--Rel251163.60370370000155.017374620601340001.5010.05--3.487.782.23.647-
1963nullA--Rel26112.54808000039.0331511020390001.367.62--4.629.001.95.500-
1963nullAAA--Rel26673.79240240000126.01165653047850001.298.29--3.366.071.81.462-
1963Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--Rel0783.49320320000165.014971640671240001.318.13--3.656.761.85.467-
1964nullAAA--Rel27611.7810010000076.0571715016640000.966.75--1.897.584.00.857-
1964St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln35S/R27554.5032725106472.0804336833561001.5710.001.004.137.001.70.5003.87
1965nullAAA--Rel28912.5115015000097.0743227035910001.126.87--3.258.442.60.900-
1965Houston AstrosNLMLBhou35Rel28143.54254210011256.0552422321462001.368.840.483.387.392.19.2002.70
1966Houston AstrosNLMLBhou35ST2912102.2238281011162227.0193795610521759101.087.640.402.066.933.37.5452.27
1967Houston AstrosNLMLBhou35ST3016113.033632416331246.0233998316632031101.208.510.582.307.423.22.5932.50
1968Houston AstrosNLMLBhou35ST318112.742824411231170.215260528451332001.158.020.422.377.012.96.4212.23
1969Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal35ST3223112.383939018500290.2213947718791823201.006.600.562.455.642.30.6762.88
1970Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal35ST332483.484040021400297.227312611534691906101.158.251.032.095.742.75.7503.54
1971Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal35ST342093.083838021400292.025011110030781243001.127.700.922.403.821.59.6903.74
1972Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal35ST3518122.573535017400248.0197787121711323001.087.140.762.574.781.86.6003.29
1973Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal35ST3618133.273838017200267.02651209729841408001.318.930.982.834.721.67.5813.87
1974Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal35ST3722103.113838020500269.02531069317861062001.268.450.572.873.541.23.6883.57
1975Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal35ST3814123.663636017500256.022911210417841057101.228.050.602.953.691.25.5383.61
1976Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal35S/R394134.96261972141107.01296359850325001.6710.850.674.212.690.64.2354.41
1977California AngelsALMLBcal35S/R400118.9021100003.09772330003.6024.305.408.108.101.00.00011.44
MLB Totals - 15 Season(s)Filter1851303.14453379741723633112805.025381130979222822163253601.208.130.712.635.231.99.5870.74
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter64472.88212021200001097.098141135103637040001.238.05--2.985.781.94.577-
AAA Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter63462.89204020400001058.094839634003436650001.228.06--2.925.661.94.578-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter112.54808000039.0331511020390001.367.62--4.629.001.95.500-
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter143883.18290283713330412026.01809810716174601101137401.198.030.772.674.491.68.619-
Houston Astros Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter37362.741278839386236699.06332622133718155714201.168.130.482.337.163.08.507-
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter554.5032725106472.0804336833561001.5710.001.004.137.001.70.500-
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0015.7520200004.07871451002.7515.752.259.0011.251.25--
California Angels Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0118.9021100003.09772330003.6024.305.408.108.101.00.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings14103.143530513331220.0199897717641284001.208.130.712.635.231.99.5830.74
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings1392.88430430000220.019782700731410001.238.05--2.985.781.94.591-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1959Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin32p2221000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
1964St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln35p273218000000000800000.000.000.000.0000018.000.000.000.0000.0044.440.000.000.000.00
1965Houston AstrosNLMLBhou35p282512000000001801000.000.077.000.0770014.000.000.083.0537.1457.148.000.000.000.00
1966Houston AstrosNLMLBhou35p2938714810110023704001.113.137.169.30612277.212.056.085.1392.6048.0518.501.3071.0025.00
1967Houston AstrosNLMLBhou35p30389361332050024203001.140.158.215.37320598.255.075.097.1682.0442.8621.000.000.0038.46
1968Houston AstrosNLMLBhou35p31285731110130002513000.193.207.263.47015261.323.070.070.2170.0040.980.001.6457.0018.18
1969Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal35p323910361212050004308200.117.114.165.279173113.194.048.049.1230.0038.050.000.000.0025.00
1970Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal35p334111261010270024809000.089.105.152.257173123.129.063.080.1171.6339.0224.001.6356.0030.00
1971Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal35p343810771110150025408002.103.119.140.259152117.192.037.056.1211.7146.1527.000.85107.0018.18
1972Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal35p-p35358751100270003807001.126.126.195.32117294.191.069.069.1470.0040.430.002.1343.5018.18
MLB Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter316661377684733009304143205.115.128.171.29911319716.196.056.070.0001.2642.4633.780.9894.4325.00
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter153409244432524004183032203.108.116.161.2776610447.175.053.064.0000.8940.9445.751.1281.8022.73
Houston Astros Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter12923313325229005112111002.137.159.202.361479250.252.065.086.0002.0044.8022.400.80116.5028.13
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter3218000000000800000.000.000.000.0000018.000.000.000.0000.0044.440.000.000.000.00
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter21000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162339193942417005156122103.115.128.171.2995810367.196.056.070.0001.2642.4633.780.9894.4325.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1959Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin22P2-4-------------2100.01.3
1964St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln27P32-72418312522.8800.690.31-----32100.019.8
1965Houston AstrosNLMLBhou28P25-56210111312.9230.480.21-----25100.015.4
1966Houston AstrosNLMLBhou29P38-227538244543.9561.130.19-----38100.023.5
1967Houston AstrosNLMLBhou30P36-2461535215250.9621.390.20-----3894.722.2
1968Houston AstrosNLMLBhou31P28-1701324414137.9021.320.22-----28100.017.3
1969Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal32P39-290945275654.9641.380.19-----39100.024.1
1970Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal33P40-297934214543.9561.080.14-----4197.624.7
1971Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal34P38-2921453256967.9711.760.23-----38100.024.1
1972Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal35P35-2481043555853.9141.510.21-----35100.022.7
1972Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal35P35-2481043555853.9141.510.216842.9235100.022.7
1973Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal36P38-267947325956.9491.470.21111052.4-38100.023.5
1974Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal37P38-269535114140.9761.050.15-----38100.023.5
1975Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal38P36-2561153236664.9701.780.25-----36100.022.6
1976Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal39P26-107218112120.9520.770.19-----26100.016.0
1977California AngelsALMLBcal40P2-3-------------2100.01.2
MLB Totals for P - 15 season(s)-   P488-30521184963538649614.9461.260.20171848.624880.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1959Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin222----------
1964St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2732----------
1965Houston AstrosNLMLBhou2825----------
1966Houston AstrosNLMLBhou2938----------
1967Houston AstrosNLMLBhou3036----------
1968Houston AstrosNLMLBhou3128----------
1969Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal3239----------
1970Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal3340----------
1971Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal3438----------
1972Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal3570----------
1973Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal3638----------
1974Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal3738----------
1975Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal3836----------
1976Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal3926----------
1977California AngelsALMLBcal402----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1969Baltimore OriolesChamp. SeriesMLB32002.251008.0321700.503.380.001.137.887.000.00.000
1969Baltimore OriolesWorld SeriesMLB32101.1321016.013241301.067.310.002.257.313.250.001.000
1970Baltimore OriolesChamp. SeriesMLB330012.461004.11061202.6820.770.002.084.152.000.00.000
1970Baltimore OriolesWorld SeriesMLB33103.1821011.11042501.087.940.001.593.972.500.001.000
1971Baltimore OriolesChamp. SeriesMLB34101.001109.0611200.786.000.001.002.002.000.001.000
1971Baltimore OriolesWorld SeriesMLB34023.8620014.011661001.217.070.003.866.431.670.00.000
1973Baltimore OriolesChamp. SeriesMLB36011.8011010.04231100.703.600.002.709.903.670.00.000
1974Baltimore OriolesChamp. SeriesMLB37112.8420012.29413601.806.390.009.244.260.460.00.500
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 5 yrs223.07606200044.03201501928001.166.550.003.895.731.470.00.500
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 3 yrs222.61606200041.33401201228001.117.400.002.616.102.330.00.500

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1969Baltimore OriolesChamp. SeriesMLB3212000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1969Baltimore OriolesWorld SeriesMLB3225020001000300000.400.400.400.8002051.000.000.0000.0060.000.000.000.000.00
1970Baltimore OriolesChamp. SeriesMLB3312110014000100000.500.5002.0002.500412.0001.5001.5000.0050.000.0050.002.00100.00
1970Baltimore OriolesWorld SeriesMLB3324000000000200000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1971Baltimore OriolesChamp. SeriesMLB3413010000000200000.333.333.333.6661031.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
1971Baltimore OriolesWorld SeriesMLB3423000000001200000.000.250.000.250004.000.000.33325.0050.002.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 3 yrs37120014000400000.286.286.7141.000517.500.428.4290.0057.140.0014.297.0050.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 3 yrs612020001001700000.167.231.167.3982013.400.000.0837.6953.857.000.000.000.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2001Dul./Superior DukesNorthernIndIndy-64Pitching Coach903456.37818.04Edward Nottle
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Awards [2]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1969American League Cy Young Award1
1974American League Player of the Week (September 2-September 8)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1977-05-16Released by Angels. 
1977-01-25ContractSigned as Free Agent by Angels. 
1976-12-21Released by Orioles. 
1968-12-04TradeTraded by Astros with Enzo Hernandez and Elijah Johnson to Orioles for John Mason and Curt Blefary. 
1965-06-15TradeTraded by Cardinals with Ron Taylor to Astros for Chuck Taylor and Hal Woodeshick. 
1962-04-26Released by Reds. 
1957-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Reds. 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.